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Best humidifier to treat baby congestion

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If it's just a runny nose I usually just let it run its course. I suck them out with a nasal aspirator, and use a cold mist humidifier when they sleep.


I prefer a cool mist humidifier for safety reasons--the Mayo Clinic has a good explanation: "...by the time the water vapor reaches your child's lower airways, it's the same temperature regardless of whether it started out warm or cool."

We invested and bought this humidifier--it has multiple functions, tracks the moisture in the air, and is super-quiet:

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